Gallagher Bassett (GB) is honoured to have been recognised in Insurance Business New Zealand’s Top Insurance Employers 2021 list for a second year.
Celebrating the organisations that “consistently pursue a commitment to being an exemplary employer”, the annual list showcases those who demonstrate excellence in a number of key metrics including diversity, health and wellbeing, communication, and access to technology.
Craig Furness, Chief Executive Officer, notes that GB places importance on creating a culture that is inclusive, diverse, collaborate and passionate.
“We are incredibly honoured to be listed as one of NZ’s Top Insurance Employers for a second year,” Craig said.
“This recognition is undoubtedly a result of all the hard work that all the GB team put in every day that drives this success.
A recipient of the Employer of Choice (<200 employees) at the 2021 Human Resources Director New Zealand HR Awards and Insurance Business New Zealand’s 2020 Top Employers, GB New Zealand is continuously recognised for demonstrating commitment to fostering a strong, diverse and supportive environment for its employees.
“We believe that understanding and responding to our clients’ needs is best accomplished when our people reflect the diversity of our clients, and that their backgrounds, perspectives and life experiences are valued,” said Gabrielle Cook, GB’s National People and Culture Manager.
Gabrielle adds that GB strives to create a supportive and inclusive workplace that harness the unique perspectives, talents and experiences of our people.
“Our approach to diversity and inclusion is underpinned by specific processes, policies and practices which are aimed to give all people at GB the greatest potential to thrive, and is championed by a dedicated committee.
“We work with and have been recognised by many organisations nationally and internationally for our commitment to and support of, diversity and inclusion,” she said.
GB is a value-driven organisation where pride, trust, leadership and accountability are encouraged and celebrated. Employing more than 1,000 professionals in offices around New Zealand and Australia, GB is the premier provider of global claims services, dedicated to exceptional customer service and demonstrably superior outcomes.